Courses

2017 Continuing Education Schedule

REFUND POLICY Students who officially withdraw from a course prior to the first instructional day of the class will receive a 100% refund of tuition. Students who withdraw from a course after the start of the first instructional day shall receive no refund of tuition. Refunds, when due, will be made by check to the address shown as the student’s official home of record within 30 days of the first day of class, or from the date the College cancels the class due to low enrollment. Students should notify their instructor to formally withdraw from a course prior to the first day of class. This policy applies to classroom setting environments only and is not applicable to mine safety certification or instruction.

NOTE: All scheduled classes have a minimum enrollment requirement of five (5) students unless otherwise specified.

Personal Enrichment Classes

Class Class Dates Day Time Cost Location
Self-Defense for Women  11/6/17 Mon 6-8 pm Dublin, Porter Center $25
Self-Defense for Women  11/13/17 Mon 6-8 pm Sandersville, Tarbutton Center $25

For more detailed program information including requirements or to register, please contact Katrina Veal at (478) 275-6592. Register Button

 

Career Development Classes

Class Class Dates Day Time Location Cost
Basic Computer Skills TBD Dublin, Porter Center $60
Intermediate Computer Skills TBD Dublin, Porter Center $60

Course Descriptions:

  • Intermediate Computer Skills: This course explores the use of Excel, Access, and various publishing programs. It is designed for those who have an understanding of basic computer programs.
  • Basic Customer Service: A one-day crash course in the basics of customer service. The topics include the importance of establishing rapport with your customers, how to de-escalate a difficult situation, and the myths of communication. The class culminates with the creation of a “Customer Service Mission Statement.” This class is designed for everyone who interacts with people – inside and outside of the organization.

For more detailed program information including requirements or to register, please contact Roger Byrd at 478-275-5988 or rbyrd@oftc.edu. Register Button

 

Supervisory Training Program (6 units)

A series of classes for individuals working or seeking to work in the construction industry as supervisors/managers. The six units are taught by recognized leaders in the industry and cover the critical aspects of being a successful construction supervisor. Joint certifications from OFTC and the Associated General Contractors of America are granted upon the successful completion of each unit. These classes are located at the Dublin Campus in the Porter Center.
Unit/Class
Class Dates Day Time Cost
Unit 2|Communication 10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6 Mon 5:30-8:30pm $250
Unit 3|Planning 11/20, 11/27, 12/4, 12/11 Mon 5:30-8:30pm $250

For more detailed program information including requirements or to register, please contact Katrina Veal at (478) 275-6592. Register Button

 

Community Training Center (CTC)

 

Anyone can take either class. The Healthcare Provider class is geared more toward RN’s, LPN’s, CNA’s or anyone in the medical field. The First Aid and CPR classes are geared more toward first responders and lay persons. However, please contact your employer/work to find out which course you are required to have.

Become a Basic Life Support (BLS) Instructor

This is a course for people who are interested in becoming a BLS Instructor. Must have a minimum of 3 students to make class.

 

Class Location: OFTC South Campus, Dublin
Cost Per Class, Per Person: $75.00
Details: 8:30am – 4:00pm

  • TBD

Basic Life Support (BLS) for Health Care Provider (HCP)

This course if for the professional healthcare provider and others whose job requires that they respond in a healthcare emergency and must have a credential (card) documenting successful completion of a CPR course. Core material such as adult, child and infant CPR (including two rescuer scenarios and use of the bag-mask), foreign-body airway obstruction, barrier devices, and automated external defibrillator (AED) is covered.

 

Class Location: OFTC North Campus, Sandersville
Cost Per Class, Per Person: $65.00
Details: 9:00am – 12:30pm

  • 11/15/17
  • 12/13/17
  • 1/15/18
  • 2/19/18
  • 3/19/18
  • 4/16/18

Class Location: OFTC South Campus, Dublin
Cost Per Class, Per Person: $65.00
Details: 9:00am – 12:30pm

  • 11/15/17
  • 12/13/17
  • 1/17/18
  • 2/21/18
  • 3/21/18
  • 4/18/8

Heartsaver First Aid/CPR/AED**

This course teaches rescuers how to manage illness and injuries in the first few minutes of an emergency until professional help arrives. General principles of First Aid, Medical Emergencies, Injury Emergencies, Adult/Child CPR/choking, Adult Child AED, Infant CPR and Choking, and Environmental Emergencies are included. This course is for those who have a duty to respond to a first aid or cardiac emergency because of job responsibilities or regulatory requirements.

 

Class Location: OFTC North Campus, Sandersville
Cost Per Class, Per Person: $75.00
Details: 9:00am – 4:00pm

  • 11/06/17
  • 12/12/17
  • 1/8/18
  • 2/12/18
  • 3/12/18
  • 4/9/18

Class Location: OFTC South Campus, Dublin
Cost Per Class, Per Person: $75.00
Details: Wednesday, 9:00am – 4:00pm

  • 11/8/17
  • 12/6/17
  • 1/10/18
  • 2/14/18
  • 3/14/18
  • 4/11/18


For more detailed program information including requirements or to register, please contact Katrina Veal at (478) 275-6592. 
**Heartsaver First Aid and CPR AED may be taken separately for $40 each. Heartsaver First Aid is from 9:00am-12:00pm and CPR AED 1:00pm-4:00pm.